DE MEL SHERVANTHI passed away peacefully in New Zealand, beloved wife of
the late Premasiri de Mel, much loved mother and mother-in-law of Shiromani and
Harrin, Savitri and Vino (New Zealand), Priyanjan and Shihan (Australia),
darling ‘Achcha’ of Hasthrika, Ushana, Nilookie (New Zealand), Prashan and
Pranesh (Australia). Funeral took place in New Zealand on Wednesday 20th May
2009. Email : [email protected] |
FERNANDO - HELENA Wife of late Simon Fernando, mother of Austin (Former
Defence Secretary), Daya (Rtd. Teacher), Hilda (Rtd. Teacher), mother-in-law of
Sylvia, Piyasena and Ariyadasa, expired. Cremation at Hikkaduwa General
Cemetery. Cortege leaves residence at 4 p.m. on 25th Monday from Baddegama
Road, Keerahandiyagoda, Hikkaduwa.
FONSEKA - S.V. The Founder Principal of Loyola College, Negombo.
Beloved husband of late Florence, father of Anoma, Lakshman, Dr. Vimal (USA) and
Dr. Priyantha (USA), father-in-law of Ranjith, Supunie, Dilkushi (USA) and
Udanie (USA), loving grandfather of Ruwanthie, Eranga, Asela, Priyanie (USA),
Vimukthi (USA) and Pradeep (USA), expired and was cremated on 19.05.2009
acording to his wishes. 38/3, Ave Mariya Road, Negombo.
MURUGUPPILLAI THEIVENDIRAN (U.K.) Beloved husband of Kalaivanee (Kala),
loving son of late Muruguppillai and late Alagammah (Nanthavil - Kokuvil),
son-in-law of late Kantharatnam and late Sivagamasundary (Vaddukoddai), brother
of Indranee, Shanmugaratnam, Puvanaranee, Kumarendiran, Kalaranee, Sarvendran,
Rajendran, brother-in-law of Sachithananthan, Sivamalar, late Parameswaran,
Kamalini, Rajakaruna, Bavani, Subashini, Senthil Sivakanthan, Rajagowri, expired
on Monday 18th May in London. Funeral will take place on Monday 25th May in
PERERA - H.D.D. (Retired Assistant Director of Customs). Beloved
husband of Soma Rajapaksa Perera, father of Wijayanthi, Wyjayanthi, Susil (USA),
brother of Dhanapala (Retired - Customs), Dayananda (Retired - Deputy Director
of Customs), Dharmadasa (Retired - Grama Sevaka), Dharmabandu (Germany),
Dharmasena (deceased), father-in-law of Somaweera Chandrasiri (Chairman, Sri
Lanka Ayurvedic Drugs Corporation), Nevil Goonewardena (Director, Sri Lanka
Customs), Deepthi Perera (USA), beloved grandfather of Dilruksha (Doctor, Chilaw
General Hospital), Suchitra (Doctor, Cancer Hospital), Madusha (Staff, Oxford
University), Nirash, Chamath, Nuwan, Neomi, Kevin & Dasanya, expired. Cortege
leaves residence on Monday, 25th May 2009 at 4.00 p.m. for cremation at Borella
General Cemetery. 41, Rajamaha Vihara Road, Nawinna, Maharagama. Tel.
SILVA - RATHINAM Beloved wife of the late D.S. Silva, loving mother
of Beaula, Grace, Rajam, Mercy, Emmanuel, Lionel, Mary and Matilda,
mother-in-law of Durairaj, Cyrus, Ram, Vathsala, Shirleen, late Paul and Ravi,
loving grandmother of Leslie and Angelina, Lenita and Lenily, Loretta, Shane,
Shiron, Lidechsi, Sean, Ashton, Aaron and Arianna, loving great grandmother of
Neriah, Keshia and Liam, loving sister of the late Ranji, late Paulraj, late
Leela, David and Selvadurai, passed away peacefully. Cortege leaves residence
27/7, Rosmead Place, Colombo 7 on Monday 25 May 2009 at 4.00 p.m. for burial
at General Cemetery Kanatte Borella (General Christian Section).
WARNAKULASURIYA LAURA - Retired Teacher. Beloved wife of late Godfrey
(Engineer Water Board), loving mother of Niranjan, Aruni (Staff - Nalanda
College), late Ajith (UK), Neisha (Canada), mother-in-law of Rear Admiral
Ratnakeerthi (Retired Navy), Shanthi, late Upali (Canada) and Sarojini (UK),
grandmother of Ashani, Nishanthi, Shalini, Shanil, Nishantha, Shewatha, Skyler,
Andrea and Shanaya. Cortege leaves residence 548/4, Akuregoda Road, Pelawatte,
Battaramulla 3 p.m. 24th Sunday. Burial at General Cemetery Borella at 4.30
WICKRAMARATNA - MISS GNANA Beloved daughter of late C.L. James
Wickramaratne & Therese Wickramarathna, sister of late Ellen Gooneratne, late
Obesekara Wickramaratna and Cecil Wickramartne, sister-in-law of late V.J.C.
Gooneratne, aunt of late Daya and of Chintha Akuretiyagama, Elmo and Nandva
Goonaratne, Sumana and Jayanthi Liyanage grand-aunt of Shivanthi, Rasika, Aruni,
Damitha, Harsha, Thushara, Rajeev, Chanaka, passed away peacefully. Cortege
leaves residence on 24th May at 2.30 p.m. for cremation at General Cemetery,
Kanatta, Borella. No. 45, Ramya Mawatha, Sri Subuthipura, Battaramulla.
ETHEL - HETTIARACHCHI Beloved wife of Anthony (former Master of De
Mazenod College, Kandana, O.K.I. International School, Wattala), loving mother
of Sujith (Ceylon Tobacco Company PLC), Shanthi (Brown & Company), loving
daughter-in-law Dinusha, loving grandmother of Anjana, Himasha, expired. Cortege
leaves residence 275, Old Kandy Rd, Dalugama (close to Dalugama R.C.
Church) at 3.30 p.m. on Monday 25.05.2009. Burial at 4.00 p.m. Roman Catholic
PANDITHARATNE - SYBIL Beloved wife of late Dr. D.J.A.L. Panditharatne,
loving mother of Nelunee, late Manelee and Olanthee, mother-in-law of Dilip and
Chandana (Australia), much loved grandmother of Dinithi and Madhusha, Isura and
Vinuri (Australia), sister-in-law of late Rev. Fr. Harold, Tudur and of
Professor Lesly, late Oscar, Florrie and of Milton, expired. Cortege leaves
A.F. Raymond’s Funeral Parlour at 4.00 p.m. on Sunday 24th May 2009. Burial
at General Cemetery Kanatte (Roman Catholic Section).
FERNANDO - MRS. K.M. SYBIL JUSTINA Eldest daughter of Austin and
Josephine Fernando, wife of late Dudley Fernando, Majella, Nimali, son Prasantha,
John, son-in-law of Suresh, David and grandchildren Adrian, Leanne and Keara,
passed away at home on Friday May 22nd 2009. Cortege leaves home “Lucylands”,
15, St. Joseph’s Street, Negombo at 3.30 p.m. Monday May 25th. Service at
Saint Mary’s Church, Negombo.
GOONARATNA - DONA LEELAWATHI Beloved wife of late Post Master Aurthur
Vernon Perera Abayasekara Goonaratna of Wilegoda Walauwa Kalutara North. Beloved
mother of Chandrika Piyadasa (formerly Sujatha Vidyalaya, Kalutara North), late
Ashoka Goonaratna (formerly Grama Niladhari), Dananjaya Goonaratna (formerly
Tractor Corporation), Keerthi Goonaratna (Nugegoda Post Office), Ajith
Goonaratna (Ministry of Defence), Udeni Goonaratna (Sri Lanka Army), beloved
mother-in-law of Luxman Piyadasa, Donagreta Weerasinghe, Chandrika Amarasinghe,
Gothami Goonaratna, Dumithi Shamali Abewardena. The funeral will take place on
Monday the 25th May 2009. For further details: 0342235034, 0602302759.
NADARAJAN - K.S. (Retired Assistant Commissioner of Immigration
Department & retired Assistant Vice president of Banque Indosuez). Beloved
husband of Sivakamasundari, ever loving father of Kumanan, Uthayanan, Dr.
Janakan & Dr. Sukanya, loving father-in-law of Srigowri, Jeyanthi, Pamuthi
Muralitharan & ever-loving grandfather of Gowri Shankar, Athishankar, Arjun,
Harishan, Nirushan & Abishan, brother of Kanakarajah (Master), expired on
23.05.2009. The remains will lie at Jayaratne Funeral Parlour from 9 a.m. on
26.05.2009 and thereafter Cremation at General Cemetery Kanatte at 11.00 a.m. on
27.05.2009. Informant: Nadarajan Family, 48, Rajasinghe Road, Colombo-06.